Coastal Empire Council of Boy Scouts of America kicks off its celebration of the 100th anniversary scouting with an expo in Savannah this weekend.
Editor, In Georgia there are several thousand citizens living in the state's seven regional mental health and retardation hospitals. Many of these patients have lived in these hospitals most of their lives and have little, if any, contact with or support from friends or family.
Many employers will soon be offering open enrollment for next year's employee benefit coverage. Wading through all that paperwork is a sure-fire cure for insomnia, but considering how much is at stake, you may want to pour another cup of coffee and dive in.
Do you have a story to tell about life in Liberty County years ago? Perhaps you know someone who has lived here for ages and remembers when Fort Stewart was not here. There are a few citizens in Liberty County who can recall that era, but time is running out. We must get their stories while we can.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2009 - Although much work remains to draw down the U.S. troop presence in Iraq, Pentagon officials told Congress here today the Defense Department is well on schedule to meet President Barack Obama's withdrawal timeline.
Obama announced in February plans for a responsible drawdown of forces in Iraq. His plan, in accordance with the U.S.-Iraq security agreement signed in 2008, called for U.S. forces there to cede operations within city limits by June 30 and ultimately transition into an assistance and advisory force for the Iraqis. By Aug. 31, 2010, only 50,000 ...
Fifth-graders at Taylors Creek Elementary have been planting grass on potatoes.
Publishing student writing encourages reluctant writers, strengthens self-confidence and promotes literature.
The United Way of the Coastal Empire's Liberty chapter has kicked off its annual drive for funds at Joseph Martin Elementary School. Principal Sue Tolley planned creative ways to encourage staff to give.
Joseph Martin Elementary School recently had Muffins with Mom, allowing students the opportunity to honor their mothers.
Tragedy struck Long County on Monday when a 5-year-old boy, described as friendly and outgoing, drowned in a bathtub.
Heating fuel prices are down, but now that there's a nip in the air, you could be discovering all the air leaks in your home.
I had a chance recently to talk with a physician who had strong ideas about health-care reform. I'm not going to tell you who it was because I didn't tell him I was doing a story and, really, I hadn't planned on it.
President Barack Obama deserved the Nobel Peace Prize. That's an indictment, not a compliment. Rather than living up to the honor, it should be Obama's mission to show he's thoroughly unworthy of it.
Q: My kindergartener brought home a questionnaire that asks: Do you like your class? Do you have friends in your class? Does your teacher treat you like you want to be treated? Does your teacher help you learn and do new things? I'm supposed to read him the questions, which he then answers by coloring in a face with a smile, a neutral expression (straight line), or a frown. I think that exercises of this sort only serve to undermine respect for the teacher. Am I right to refuse to let him complete this questionnaire? If so, what should ...
This Saturday is national Make A Difference Day, which is a celebration of neighbors helping neighbors and communities coming together to complete volunteer project.
Six Long County High School students attended the National FFA Organization Chapter Officer Leadership Training Conference from July 13-15 in Covington.
WAYCROSS - High-school football coaches from around southeast Georgia were at the Historic Rail Head Depot on Saturday to meet with media and fans before teams ...
Brielle Anne Bryant was born June 18 to Danielle Mary Bryant and Avion Martez Bryant of Hinesville.
All*Stars banquet Friday
Fresh off of a surprising season that saw it get a win away from the NCAA tournament, the Georgia Southern men's basketball team is ...
Georgia is a state where we measure ourselves by how other people think of us.
Hinesville police Officer James Williams is heartbroken over the death of Hakeem Lamar Clark, the 21-year-old city resident who was gunned down Saturday night during ...
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The following indictments were recently handed up by the Liberty County Grand Jury:
SAVANNAH ― The Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police has named Hinesville Police Chief George Stagmeier as the recipient of the GACP Meritorious Service Award.
JESUP - The Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia announces the addition of Amber Aragon, M.D., to its staff.
I was hired Nov. 13, 1983, as chief deputy clerk of the Office of the Clerk of Courts of Liberty County, having served previously for ...
Elijah Javier-Kel Hinds was born at 7:28 p.m. June 17 to Keysia Hinds of Hinesville and Ersell McCullen of Jesup.
A Long County man was killed in a wreck Tuesday afternoon in Walthourville, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
My husband is like a relentless teenager. When he wants something, he persists until it's easier for me to say "yes" just to get ...